Media

Prirpin Community

Prirpin Community

Domain:Media
Based in:Ukraine
URL:http://kotsubynske.com.ua/
Protected:Since 2014
About:Public resource that provides a wide range of information about local government and community problems in Prirpin region since 2013. That is the main communication platform for Prirpin communities.

Regional Press Development Institute

Regional Press Development Institute

Domain:Media
Based in:Ukraine
URL:http://irrp.org.ua
Protected:Since 2016
About:IRRP contributes to the development of pluralistic and independent media in Ukraine. Among their activities - assistance to investigative journalists, support for gender equality, legal support for the media and more than 98 projects.

Btselem

Btselem

Domain:Media
Based in:Israel
URL:https://www.btselem.org
Protected:Since 2014
About:B’Tselem is an Israeli non-profit organisation striving to end Israel’s occupation of the Palestinian territories. B’Tselem has been targeted by DDoS attacks many times in the past, including in 2013 and 2014, also when using Deflect protection in 2016. The organization has been facing pressure from the Israeli government for years, as well as from sectors of the Israeli public.

Eltuz

Eltuz

Domain:Media
Based in:Uzbekistan
URL:https://eltuz.com/
Protected:Since 2017
About:Eltuz is a satirical web-site covering political issues in Uzbekistan, the country defined by many human-rights organizations as an authoritarian state. In 2018 Defletc Labs team uncovered a large campaign combining web and phishing attacks against media and activists, including Eltuz editor: https://equalit.ie/deflect-labs-report-6/

Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso Transeuropa

Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso Transeuropa

Domain:Media
Based in:Italy
URL:https://www.balcanicaucaso.org
Protected:Since 2014
About:Born to provide a forum for knowledge-sharing and dialogue among civil society organizations working for the EU integration of SEE, OBC Transeuropa is committed to strengthening the European project by supporting transnational relations and exploring issues which are crucial for the EU democracy. It’s online forum focused on 20 countries in South-East Europe, Turkey and the Caucasus. Over 50 correspondents help reduce the information gap, improving dialgoue among civil socifilling a huge gap in information.

AdVita Foundation

AdVita Foundation

Domain:Media
Based in:Russia
URL:http://palliativespb.ru
Protected:Since 2019
About:Charitable Foundation AdVita is a non-profit non-governmental organization supporting palliative and hospice care for people in Saint-Petersburg (Russia) and elevating quality and scope of medical services to modern standards. It is not easy to get government assistance for families caring for elderly and sick relatives, so patients in need of palliative care are mostly the “invisible” people. Palliativespb web-site is the information and advisory service for palliative care.

Feminism in India

Feminism in India

Domain:Media
Based in:India
URL:https://feminisminindia.com
Protected:Since 2016
About:Femeinism in India is an award-winning digital intersectional feminist media to learn, educate and develop a feminist sensibility among the youth. FII amplifies the voices of women and marginalized communities using tools of art, media, culture and technology. is an award-winning digital intersectional feminist media to learn, educate and develop a feminist sensibility among the youth.

La Republica

La Republica

Domain:Media
Based in:Ecuador
URL:https://www.larepublica.ec
Protected:Since 2016
About:Continually improving the quality of its digital journalism and cultivating national and global topics, La Republica monitors power, supports freedom of expression and public debate, educates and entertains people in Ecuador.

Vera Files

Vera Files

Domain:Media
Based in:Phillippines
URL:https://verafiles.org/
Protected:Since 2019
About:Nonprofit independent media in the Philippines composed of veteran Filipino journalists. In 2018 they reported more than $383 million credited to the joint bank account of Philippine President and his daughter back in 2014. Vera Files displays fact-checking efforts, editorial independence, transparency and strong watchdog disposition.

Tiếng Dân

Tiếng Dân

Domain:Media
Based in:Vietnam
URL:http://baotiengdan.com
Protected:Since 2017
About:Tiếng Dân is an independent online non-partisan media covering political news in Vietnam. In 2018 Deflect Labs team identified different DDoS attacks targeting baotiengdan.com: https://equalit.ie/ddos-attacks-vietnamese-civil-society/. These attacks happened in the context of an important lack of Internet Freedom in Vietnam with regular online attacks against activists and independent media.

Find Your Batyr

Find Your Batyr

Domain:Media
Based in:Kazakhstan
URL:http://findyourb.com
Protected:Since 2019
About:FindyourB is a platform and podcast for Kazakh youth to share stories of growing up in a post-Soviet era characterized by uncertainty, financial and political instability, changing societal values.

Fergana News

Fergana News

Domain:Media
Based in:Russia
URL:https://fergana.agency
Protected:Since 2012
About:Created in 1988 Fergana news agency became a leading independent news Russian-language media covering social and political events in Central Asia and being highly critical about all regiona governments. It has long been blocked in Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, and in recent years in Kazakhstan and Tajikistan as well. Kyrgyzstan is the only Central Asian country where Ferghana is still accessible, although it was temporarily blocked in 2011 and 2017.

Forrights

Forrights

Domain:Media
Based in:Armenia
URL:https://forrights.am/news/
Protected:Since 2019
About:Journalists for Human Rights, Yerevan-based NGO, is aiming to enhance the overall legitimacy of the justice system in Armenia by covering its activities and making public. Through investigating the court cases of war crimes and crimes against humanity, reporting tortures and human rights violations, collaborating with lawyers, JHR expands its effect on public opinion.

MALINA

MALINA

Domain:Media
Based in:Madagascar
URL:https://malina.mg
Protected:Since 2019
About:Launched by Transparency International Initiative Madagascar in 2018, MALINA is a network of 20+ investigative journalists aiming to expose grand corruption in Madagascar. Anti-corruption investigations and training sessions for journalists are among their ongoing activities.

Resource Center on Media Freedom in Europe

Resource Center on Media Freedom in Europe

Domain:Media
Based in:Europe
URL:https://www.rcmediafreedom.eu
Protected:Since 2015
About:Media Freedom Resource Centre is providing access to growing collection of reports, analyses, multimedia, training opportunities and much more on mediafreedom, pluralism and safety of journalism in Europe.

Dovod

Dovod

Domain:Media
Based in:Russia
URL:http://www.dovod.online/
Protected:Since 2019
About:Dovod.online is an independent media based in Vladimir region of Russia. Since 2016 it covers civil society-related news, with a focus on the activities of initiative groups aimed at tackling local social and political issues.

Caucasian Knot

Caucasian Knot

Domain:Media
Based in:Caucasus
URL:https://www.kavkaz-uzel.eu
Protected:Since 2014
About:Independent Russian-language media Kavkazsky Uzel is informing the world public about the cases of human rights violations, armed conflicts, nationality-based or political discrimination, and refugees’ problems in Caucasus. Since Caucasian Knot joined us in 2018 we’ve mitigated several attacks and once we logged over 7,700,000 queries in 4 hours: https://equalit.ie/ddos-attacks-against-caucasian-knot/